Finalists near home stretch with preparations

The finalists for the TN Mobile 9th African Women Championship Namibia 2014 are nearing home stretch in their preparations with barely three weeks to the opening match. Hosts Namibia are in Group A with six-time winners, Nigeria, Cote d’Ivoire and Zambia whilst Algeria, Cameroon, Ghana and South...

Sewe Sport sweat past AC Leopards

Sewe Sport laboured to a lone goal victory over AC Leopards in their first leg semi-final clash on Sunday in Abidjan thanks to a Koffi Christian Kouame second half strike. Kouame netted the only of the encounter on 57 minutes, giving the Ivorian champions a slim lead into the second leg in Dolis...

AS Vita seal narrow win over Sfaxien

AS Vita managed a 2-1 win over CS Sfaxien in their semi-final clash on Sunday in Kinshasa. Fans’ favourite Mubele Ndombe broke the deadlock in the first half and midfielder Luvumbu Nzinga increased the tally few minutes into the second half before left-back Ali Maaloul pulled one back for the Tun...

AFCON hosts announcement caps end of successful CAF annual meetings

The annual meetings of the Confederation of African Football ended Saturday night in Addis Ababa, with the announcement of three host nations for future AFCON tournaments the highlight of a successful fortnight of gatherings in the Ethiopian capital.

Soliman hands Ahly crucial win

Soliman hands Ahly crucial win

21 September 2014

Egyptian giants, Al Ahly cruised to a crucial lone goal win away against Coton Sport of Cameroon in their first leg semi-final clash on Saturday in Garoua. Midfielder Walid Soliman scored the only goal on 72 minutes, handing the Red Devils one-foot at the ultimate round, ahead of the second leg n...

Setif leaves it late against Mazembe

Striker Abdelmalek Ziaya scored a late winner as ES Setif bounced back to beat TP Mazembe 2-1 in their semi-final first leg on Saturday in Setif.

Cameroon to host 2019, Cote d'Ivoire for 2021, Guinea 2023

The Confederation of African Football is pleased to announce that the host nations for the Africa Cup of Nations have been decided as follows:

CAF President Hayatou confers with AU chief Dlamini Zuma

CAF President, Issa Hayatou on Thursday 18 September 2014, was received at the African Union headquarters in Addis Ababa by the President of the African Union Commission, Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma.

Quartet begins race to final

Quartet begins race to final

20 September 2014

The race to the final of the 2014 Orange CAF Champions League begins this weekend with the first leg matches of the semi-final stage.

AU, CAF share World Cup vision

AU, CAF share World Cup vision

20 September 2014

African Union chairperson Dr Nkosana Dlamini-Zuma says African nations should over the next decade work hard and aspire to win the FIFA World Cup. And CAF president Issa Hayatou says there was nothing stopping African nations from winning the FIFA World Cup in the coming 10 years. The FIFA World ...